MidAmerica Plastic Surgery: Ryan Diederich, MD
4955 South State Route 159 #1
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 288-7855
Monday: 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–12 p.m.

The Spa at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery
4955 South State Route 159 #1
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 307-6233
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.

Category Archives: Education

Complications After Surgery: Our Latest YouTube Series

At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa, your care is our top priority. Not only do we have staff members on-call constantly, but we also provide educational videos on social media. To take our patient care to the next level, Dr. Diederich filmed a new YouTube series on different surgical complications. These ten videos will …

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April Promotions at The Spa

The month of April is all about revival, rejuvenation, and blooming. What better way to embrace the vibrancy of spring than to boost your skin’s radiance? At The Spa at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery, we hold monthly promotions, such as offering complimentary SkinCeuticals BioCellulose Masques for any patient who purchases a vitamin C serum during the …

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Scoring Big with your Plastic Surgeon

If you are starting from scratch in your search for a plastic surgeon, it might seem overwhelming if you type “best plastic surgery practice in my area” into a search engine. After multiple pages of surgeons appear on your screen, it is hard to make the next step. At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery, we understand that …

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Neuromodulators To Treat Hyperhidrosis

Excessive sweating, known as hyperhidrosis, can cause discomfort and insecurity for those who experience it. However, it’s important to know there are options available to treat hyperhidrosis. Neuromodulators, such as BOTOX and Dysport, offer effective treatment of excessive sweating. Get ready to stay dry this summer! In this blog, we will explore how neuromodulators can …

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Level Up With Lasers

2024 is the year to take your medical spa treatments to the next level. Injectables, such as filler, BOTOX, and Sculptra are incredibly beneficial to the anti-aging process, but your skin quality needs to be addressed alongside these treatments. This is where lasers come into the picture. As we age, it’s fairly common to notice …

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Avéli: A Cellulite Reduction Treatment

At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery and The Spa at MidAmerica, we are excited to announce a new service, Avéli! As stated on their website, Avéli delivers a long-term reduction in the appearance of cellulite in the buttocks and thighs for a wide variety of women covering the full spectrum of cellulite complexity.  While many treatments approach …

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Introducing MidAmerica Plastic Surgery’s New Weight Loss Program

Losing weight can be a challenging journey for many people. Not only does it take time, effort, and a lot of patience to achieve significant weight loss, but many people also struggle with hormone imbalances or genetic factors that can make weight loss even more challenging. Between juggling a career and family life, losing weight …

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5 Things to know about your Arm Lift Surgery

At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery, we offer several different ways to accomplish your dream body goals. The quest for well-toned arms goes beyond just hitting the gym; sometimes, it requires a little extra help. A brachioplasty, also known as an arm lift, improves the appearance of the arms by removing excess skin and fat. Arm lift …

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How To Screen For Breast Cancer

According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, “One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime.” Breast cancer, like many other cancers, is most treatable when detected at an early stage. Awareness of the facts and statistics surrounding breast cancer is the key in empowering people to make informed decisions about …

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The Misconception About Plastic Surgery

Addressing Common Plastic Surgery Misconceptions  "Plastic Surgery" is a term that is often accompanied by associations with vanity, superficiality, and the desire for physical perfection. One of my favorite plastic surgery statements is "I've never seen good plastic surgery results"...You're right...you don’t see them. Great results should be imperceptible and look natural.  We see it …

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